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Become a Network Volunteer

Network Leaders at Cole Field House

Volunteer Leaders at the annual Leadership Conference

Looking for an opportunity to give back? Joining an alumni network as a board leader is a great opportunity to connect with fellow Terps while planning events to engage the University of Maryland alumni community. 

What does it mean to be a network volunteer?


  • Serve as an ambassador on behalf of the Alumni
    Association and the University of Maryland.
  • Provide leadership to increase alumni engagement
    within your region, school/college, affinity, or special
    interest network.
  • Gain exclusive access to Alumni Association events
    and free attendance at select events.
  • Network and connect with community members
    and businesses.


  • Attend network board meetings (6-10 meetings/year).
  • Be in good standing as a member of the Alumni Association.
  • Represent the University at local Alumni Association events.
  • Help plan and promote programming that will enhance the student and/or alumni experience and engage the alumni community. 
  • Attend a minimum of 75% of board meetings.
  • Attend a minimum of 50% of network-planned events.
  • Take a leadership role in at least one event annually.